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Herniaria hirsuta
hairy rupturewort

Distribution: Occurring in scattered locations on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington; Washington to California and Arizona, also in scattered locations in eastern North America.

Habitat: Disturbed sandy flats, roadsides, and woodlands at low elevation.

Flowers: May-July

Origin: Introduced from Eurasia and northern Africa

Growth Duration: Annual

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Herniaria hirsuta L.
Publication: Sp. Pl. 1: 218. 1753.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Herniaria hirsuta in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Herniaria hirsuta checklist entry.

OregonFlora: Herniaria hirsuta information.

E-Flora BC: Herniaria hirsuta atlas page.

CalPhotos: Herniaria hirsuta photos.

USDA Plants: Herniaria hirsuta information.

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